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Upcoming Events

VOTE ON-LINE for the Barrhead Curling Club - July 21-22, 2014

CONGRATULATIONS to the Barrhead Curling Club as one of the Top 10 Winners Across the Nation!!!

The Barrhead Curling Club won $25,000 and TSN/Kraft Celebration Tour will be coming to our community on August 18th. Mark your calendars for a fun event! The Barrhead Curling Club now has a chance to win another $75,000! If they win, they will share the winnings with the aquatic center, to work together to keep the passion and spirit of sport alive.

Japan Trip Fundraisers - Help support our students!!!!

BBQ – Saturday, July 26th from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm at the Co-op

Are You Ready for Back To School

Are you sending your child to their first day of school? Have you experienced sending your child back to school several times? A stress free and successful transition from summer vacation to the daily regular routine of school may be accomplished by following a few tips.

Teaching Moderation

Family and friends play a significant role in teaching children what drinking ‘safely and responsibly‘ looks like. Generally we don’t think about modeling acceptable drinking for children and youth. However we know that children and youth watch and learn from the adults around them. It’s important to realize that when you model and talk to children about moderate drinking you are influencing how that child perceives responsible alcohol consumption.

A moderate drinker:

  • Considers an occasional drink to be a small, enjoyable, part of life.

2014 Summer Adventure Camp Booklet

Hey Kids, Moms and Dads the Summer Recreation Booklet is ready for you to book your summer adventure!! Have a great summer!

Make A Splash Family Fun Run - Benefiting the Community of Barrhead Swimming Pool

Date and Time: 
Sat, 08/16/2014 - 10:00am - 3:00pm

The Make A Splash! Family Fun Run is to encourage healthy outdoor activity, enhance family time, and to raise money to build a new community pool! Join us August 16th 2014 @ 10:00am, for a fun run approximately 4.5km in length with several fun water orientated stations along the way, after the run please join us in a celebration with fun, food, and entertainment for the whole family. Check out, Make a Splash Family Fun Run on Facebook, or tweet us on twitter @Family_Fun_Run and watch for more information in the coming weeks!

Community Contribution Program - How Can I Help?

Contribute an amenity to a park within the Town to save a memory of someone special, or celebrate a momentous event through the better community program. Select the attachment for more information.


How To Apply
All applications must be received by the closing date (if applicable) specified in the employment bulletin or advertised in our local newspaper The Barrhead Leader and on the TownPost Barrhead Jobs page.

Applications may be dropped off at the Town of Barrhead Administration Office located at 5014-50 Avenue

Town of Barrhead
Box 4189
Barrhead, AB T7N 1A2

Challenge Adventure Focus

Trina Preugschas

Strong words describing the spirit and determination of one of our community members. Trina Preugschas – join in and follow her blog as she proceeds on her challenge.

Town of Barrhead web design by Dex CTS, creator of Barrhead Post